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Full text of "Voting precincts. : Division of wards"

[Document 57 — 1938.] 




VOTING PRECINCTS. 



DIVISION OF WARD SEVEN INTO 18 VOTING 

PRECINCTS BY VOTE OF THE BOARD 

OF ELECTION COMMISSIONERS, 

EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 1939. 



City of Boston, 
Board of Election Commissioners, 

November 29, 1938. 

Mr. Wilfred J. Doyle, City Clerk, City Hall, Boston. 
Dear Sir, — We are setting forth below vote of the 
Board of Election Commissioners taken at hearing held 
this day, Tuesday, November 29, 1938: 

Voted to make an increase of one (1) voting pre- 
cinct in Ward Seven in the City of Boston, as 
named and described on list attached to this letter. 

Such increase to make a total number of three 
hundred eighty-nine (389) precincts in the city, 
and to become effective for the Police Listing of 
January 1st, 1939. 

Very truly yours, 

BOARD OF ELECTION COMMISSIONERS, 
William A. Motley, Jr., Chairman, 

Attest : 

Frederic E. Dowling, Secretary. 



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DESCRIPTION OF PRECINCTS. 



Wabd 7. 
Precinct 1. — Beginning al the junction of I 
Seventh street and K sired, thence through the middle 
line of K street to East Eighth sired, thence through 

the middle line of East Eighth street to M 
thence through the middle line of M street to Marine 
road, thence through the middle line of Marine road and 
Marine Road Extended to the harbor line, thence along 
said harbor line to East Seventh Street Extended, 
thence through the middle line of East Seventh Street 
Extended and East Seventh street to the point of 
beginning. 

Precinct 2. — Beginning at the junction of L sti 
and Marine road, thence through the middle line of 
Marine road to I street, thence through the middle line 
of I street and I Street Extended to the harbor line, 
thence along said harbor line to Marine Road Extended, 
thence through the middle line of Marine Road Ex- 
tended and Marine road to M street, thence through 
the middle line of M street to East Eighth street, thence 
through the middle line of East Eighth street to L 
street, thence through the middle line of L street to the 
point of beginning. 

PrecinctS. — Beginning at the junction of J" 
Seventh street and L street, thence through the middle 
line of L street to East Sixth street, thence through the 
middle line of East Sixth street to H street, thence 
through the middle line of H street to Howe avenue, 
thence through the middle line of Howe avenue to 
unnamed street, thence through the middle line of 
unnamed street to East Seventh street, thence through 
the middle line of East Seventh street to 11 
thence through the middle line of H street to E 
Eighth street, thence through the middle line of E 
Eighth street to I street, thence through the middle line 
of I street to East Seventh street, thence through the 
middle line of East Seventh street to the point of 
beginning. 

Precinct 4- — Beginning at the junction of Marine 
road and H street, thence through the middle line of 



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H street to East Seventh street, thence through the 
middle line of East Seventh street to G street, thence 
through the middle line of G street to southerly side of 
Thomas park, thence through the middle line of Thomas 
park (southerly side) to Old Harbor street, thence 
through the middle line of Old Harbor street and Old 
Harbor Street Extended to the harbor line, thence along 
said harbor line to I Street Extended, thence through 
the middle line of I Street Extended and I street to 
Marine road, thence through the middle line of Marine 
road to the point of beginning. 

Precinct 5. — Beginning at the junction of H street 
and East Fourth street, thence through the middle line 
of East Fourth street to G street, thence through the 
middle line of G street to Thomas park, thence through 
the middle line/ of Thomas park to G street, thence 
through the middle line of G street to East Seventh 
street, thence through the middle line of East Seventh 
street to unnamed street, thence through the middle 
line of unnamed street to Howe avenue, thence through 
the middle line of Howe avenue to H street, thence 
through the middle line of H street to the point of 
beginning. 

Precinct 6. — Beginning at the junction of G street 
and East Fourth street, thence through the middle line 
of East Fourth street to West Fourth street, thence 
through the middle line of West Fourth street to F 
street, thence through the middle line of F street to 
West Fifth street, thence through the middle line of 
West Fifth street to Dorchester street, thence through 
the middle line of Dorchester street to Gates street, 
thence through the middle line of Gates street to Tele- 
graph street, thence through the middle line of Tele- 
graph street to Thomas park (northerly side), thence 
through the middle line of Thomas park (northerly side) 
to G street, thence through the middle line of G street 
to the point of beginning. 

Precinct 7. — Beginning at the junction of Dorchester 
street and West Fifth street, thence through the middle 
line of West Fifth street to F street, thence through the 
middle line of F street to West Eighth street, thence 
through the middle line of West Eighth streel to 1) 
street, thence through the middle line of D streel to Old 
Colony avenue, thence through the middle line of Old 
Colony avenue to Cottage street, thence through the 
middle line of Cottage street to West Ninth street, 



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thence through the middle line of West Ninth street to 
Dorchester street, thence through the middle line 
of Dorchester street to Telegraph street, thence through 
the middle line of Telegraph street to Gates street, 
thence through the middle line of Gates street to Dor- 
chester street, thence through the middle line of Dor- 
chester street to the point of beginning. 

Precinct 8. — Beginning at the junction of Dorchester 
street and Telegraph street, thence through the middle 
line of Telegraph street to Old Harbor street, thence 
through the middle line of Old Harbor street to Columbia 
road, thence through the middle line of Columbia road 
to East Ninth street, thence through the middle line of 
East Ninth street to Dorchester street, thence through 
the middle line of Dorchester street to the point of 
beginning. 

Precinct 9. — Beginning at the junction of East Ninth 
street and Dorchester street, thence through the middle 
line of Dorchester street to Rogers street, thence through 
the middle line of Rogers street to Preble street, thence 
through the middle line of Preble street to Columbia 
road, thence through the middle line of Columbia road 
to East Ninth street, thence through the middle line of 
East Ninth street to the point of beginning. 

Precinct 10. — Beginning at the junction of Dorchester 
street and West Ninth street, thence through the middle 
line of West Ninth street to Cottage street, thence 
through the middle line of Cottage street to Old Colony 
avenue, thence through the middle line of Old Colony 
avenue to Dorchester avenue, thence through the middle 
line of Dorchester avenue to the roadbed of the New 
York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (Midland 
division), thence through the middle line of said roadbed 
to Southampton street, thence through the middle line 
of Southampton street to the roadbed of the New York, 
New Haven & Hartford Railroad (Old Colony division), 
thence through the middle line of said roadbed to 
Boston street, thence through the middle line of Boston 
street across Dorchester avenue to Dorchester street, 
thence through the middle line of Dorchester street to 
the point of beginning. 

Precinct 11. — Beginning at the junction of Dor- 
chester street and Rogers street, thence through the 
middle line of Rogers street to Preble street, thence 
through the middle line of Preble street to Old Colony 
avenue, thence through the middle line of Old Colony 



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avenue to General William H. Devine way, thence 
through the middle line of General William H. Devine 
way to Dorchester avenue, thence through the middle 
line of Dorchester avenue to the roadbed of the New 
York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, thence through 
the middle line of said roadbed to Locust street, thence 
through the middle line of Locust street to Dorchester 
avenue, thence through the middle line of Dorchester 
avenue to Bellflower street, thence through the middle 
line of Bellflower street to Boston street, thence through 
the middle line of Boston street across Dorchester 
avenue to Dorchester street, thence through the middle 
line of Dorchester street to the point of beginning. 

Precinct 12. — Beginning at the junction of Dorchester 
avenue and Bellflower street, thence through the middle 
line of Bellflower street to Boston street, thence through 
the middle line of Boston street to the roadbed of the 
New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (Old Colony 
division), thence through the middle line of said roadbed 
to Southampton street, thence through the middle line 
of Southampton street to the roadbed of the New York, 
New Haven & Hartford Railroad (Midland division), 
thence through the middle line of said roadbed to 
Massachusetts avenue, thence through the middle line 
of Massachusetts avenue to Willow court, thence through 
the middle line of Willow court to Boston street, 
thence through the middle line of Boston street to 
Mt. Vernon street, thence through the middle line of Mt. 
Vernon street to Dorchester avenue, thence through the 
middle line of Dorchester avenue to the point of begin- 
ning. 

Precinct 13. — Beginning at the junction of Dorchester 
avenue and Locust street, thence through the middle 
line of Locust street to the roadbed of the New York, 
New Haven & Hartford Railroad (Plymouth division), 
thence through the middle line of said roadbed to Colum- 
bia road, thence through the middle line of Columbia 
road to Dorchester avenue, thence through the middle 
line of Dorchester avenue to Edison green, thence 
through the middle line of Edison green to Pond street, 
thence through the middle line of Pond street to Colum- 
bia road, thence through the middle line of Columbia 
road to Greenhalge street, thence through the middle 
line of Greenhalge streel to Roseclair street, thence 
through the middle line of Roseclair streel to St. Mar- 
garet street, thence through the middle line of St. 



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Margaret street to Boston street, thence through the 
middle line of Boston street to Mt. Vernon street, 
thence through the middle line of Mt. Vernon street to 
Dorchester avenue, thence through the middle line of 
Dorchester avenue to the point of beginning. 

Precinct l^. — Beginning at the junction of Columbia 
road and Greenhalge street, thence through the middle 
line of Greenhalge street to Roseclair street, thence 
through the middle line of Roseclair street to St. Mar- 
garet street, thence through the middle line of St. 
Margaret street to Boston street, thence through 
the middle line of Boston street to Willow court, thence 
through the middle line of Willow court to Massachu- 
setts avenue, thence through the middle line of Massa- 
chusetts avenue to the roadbed of the New York, New 
Haven & Hartford Railroad, thence through the middle 
line of said roadbed to Norfolk avenue, thence through 
the middle line of Norfolk avenue to East Cottage street, 
thence through the middle line of East Cottage street 
to Sumner street, thence through the middle line of 
Sumner street to Willis street, thence through the 
middle line of Willis street to Chase street, thence 
through the middle line of Chase street to East Cottage 
street, thence through the middle line of East Cottage 
street to Pond street, thence through the middle line of 
Pond street to Columbia road, thence through the 
middle line of Columbia road to the point of beginning. 

Precinct 15. — Beginning at the junction of Stoughton 
street and Sumner street, thence through the middle 
line of Sumner street to East Cottage street, thence 
through the middle line of East Cottage street to Colum- 
bia road, thence through the middle line of Columbia 
road to Holden street, thence through the middle line 
of Holden street to Humphreys street, thence through 
the middle line of Humphreys street to Wendover 
street, thence through the middle line of Wendover 
street to Quinceneld street, thence through the middle 
line of Quincefield street to Humphreys street, thence 
through the middle line of Humphreys street to Dudley 
street, thence through the middle line of Dudley street 
to Stoughton street, thence, through the middle line of 
Stoughton street to the point of beginning. 

Precinct 16. — Beginning at the junction of Columbia 
road and East Cottage street, thence through the middle 
line of East Cottage street to Norfolk avenue, thence 
through the middle line of Norfolk avenue to the road- 



New Voting Precincts in Ward 7. 7 

bed of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, 
thence through the middle line of said roadbed to 
Dudley street, thence through the middle line of Dudley 
street to Humphreys street, thence through the middle 
line of Humphreys street to Quincefield street, thence 
through the middle line of Quincefield street to Wendover 
street, thence through the middle line of Wendover street 
to Humphreys street, thence through the middle line of 
Humphreys street to Holden street, thence through the 
middle line of Holden street to Columbia road, thence 
through the middle line of Columbia road to the point 
of beginning. 

Precinct 17. — Beginning at the junction of Marine 
road and H street, thence through the middle line of 
H street to East Eighth street, thence through the 
middle line of East Eighth street to I street, thence 
through the middle line of I street to East Seventh 
street, thence through the middle line of East Seventh 
street to K street, thence through the middle line of K 
street to East Eighth street, thence through the middle 
line of East Eighth street to L street, thence through 
the middle line of L street to Marine road, thence 
through the middle line of Marine road to the point of 
beginning. 

Precinct 18. — Beginning at the junction of Preble 
street and Columbia road, thence through the middle 
line of Columbia road to Old Harbor street, thence 
through the middle line of Old Harbor street and Old 
Harbor street extended to the harbor line, thence along 
said harbor line to a line running southwesterly to 
Columbia road at its intersection with the roadbed of the 
New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, thence 
through the middle line of said roadbed to Dorchester 
avenue, thence through the middle line of Dorchester 
avenue to General William H. Devine way, (hence 
through the middle line of General William IL Devine 
way to Old Colony avenue, thence through the middle 
line of Old Colony avenue to Preble street, thence 
through the middle line of Preble street to the point of 
beginning. 



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